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Winter Getaways: Ski Resorts in Korea
Winter Getaways: Ski Resorts in Korea
   
  Ski Resorts in Central and Southern Korea
Sajo Resort (Chungju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do)
Located in the Suanbo Hot Spring Complex in Chungju, Chungcheongbuk-do, Sajo Resort is the only ski resort in the Chungcheong-do region. Even though it's a smaller ski resort, there are practically no crowds and there is plenty of room to enjoy the slopes. There are six slopes for all levels and three lifts. After skiing and snowboarding, visitors can soothe their tired muscles by visiting the nearby Suanbo Hot Spring.

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☞ Period :December 13, 2012 – Closing date undecided
☞ Homepage: http://www.sajoresort.co.kr (Korean)
☞ Tel: +82-43-846-0750 (Korean)
Slope map
☞ Chungju-si Tour Website: http://www.cj100.net/english/ (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
☞ Nearby Attractions: Suanbo Hotspring, Chungjuho Lake Ferries, Woraksan National Park

 

Chungcheongbuk-do Travel Info

Homepage
http://eng.chungbuknadri.net/home/main.do (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
Accommodations:
Accommodations can be found around tourist attractions, city hall or the county office.
Local Food:
Food in Chungcheongbuk-do is cooked using natural ingredients and uses little oil in its dishes. The region is known for soup and steamed dishes of river fish. You can try the local food at restaurants in towns and near tourist attractions.

1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
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Muju Deogyusan Ski Resort (Muju-gun, Jeollabuk-do)
Located inside Deogyusan National Park in Muju, Jeollabuk-do, the Muju Deogyusan Resort has long been a popular ski destination for both Korean and international skiers. This gorgeous mountain ski resort not only has a large number of ski courses, but also has breathtaking views that allow skiers to take in the beauty of the snow-covered slopes while they ski. The resort's Silk Road Slope, which starts 1,520 meters above sea level from the peak of Mount Deogyusan, is a fantastic course that skiers describe as "gliding through the clouds." At 6.1km in length, the Silk Road Slope is the longest run in Korea and was designed for beginner and intermediate skiers. The resort is divided into two main sections, the Manseon Base with 12 slopes, and Seolcheon base with 10 slopes, which includes the Silk Road Slope. For a refreshing experience, try the outdoor hot springs after a day of skiing.

More Info

☞ Period: November 22, 2013 – Mid-March, 2013 (Expected)
☞ Homepage: http://www.deogyusanresort.com (Korean, English)
☞ Tel: +82-63-320-7777 (Korean, English)
Slope map
☞ Muju-gun Tour Website: http://eng.muju.go.kr/index.sko (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)       
☞ Nearby Attractions: Deogyusan National Park, Bandi Land

 

Jeollabuk-do Travel Info

Homepage: http://www.gojb.net/english/ (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
Accommodations:
Accommodations can be found around tourist attractions, city hall or the county office.
Local Food:
Jeollabuk-do is one of the food capitals of Korea along with Jeollanam-do. It is known for using great ingredients, red pepper powder and salted seafood. You can try local food at restaurants in towns and near tourist attractions.

1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
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Eden Valley Resort (Yangsan-si, Gyeongsannam-do)
Located 1,200 meters above sea level on Sinbulsan Mountain in Gyeongsangnam-do, Eden Valley Resort is the only ski resort in the South Gyeongsang Province. Of the seven slopes (ranging in length from 454 meters to 1,495 meters), two are for beginners, three are for intermediate skiers and two are for advanced skiers. Each slope has a different starting point, but they all wind gently down along the mountainside to come together at the base. The three lifts are so fast that there is hardly any waiting. The resort also offers tube sledding and sleigh rides.

More Info

☞ Period:  December 7, 2013 – Early March, 2014 (Expected)
☞ Homepage: http://www.ed ey.co.kr (Korean)
☞ Tel: +82-55-379-8000 (Korean)
☞ Yangsan-si City Tour Website: http://english.yangsan.go.kr/main/ (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
☞ Nearby Attractions: Gajisan Provincial Park, Tongdosa Temple, Sinbulsan Falls Recreational Forest

 

Gyeongsangnam-do Travel Info

Homepage: http://english.gntour.com/ (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
Accommodations:
Accommodations can be found around tourist attractions, city hall or the county office.
Local Food:
Embracing the ocean, mountains and plains, Gyeongsngnam-do has a diverse food culture. The food has a relatively stronger taste as more red pepper powder and salted seafood are used when cooking than other regions. You can try local food at restaurants in towns and near tourist attractions.
downtown and near tourist attractions.
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)

※ The opening period of each ski resort is subject to change.
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Last updated on January 3, 2013
Ski Resorts in Gangwon-do Ski Resorts near Seoul Ski Resorts in Central Korea Sajo Resort Muju Deogyusan Resort Eden Valley Resort
Date 01/13/2014



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